The Abe Burrows Show

Copyright 2017, J. David Goldin

These are all the examples of this program in the radioGOLDINdex database. These listings are accurate as of July 30, 2017. The programs are listed chronologically, partial dates appear first, unknown dates appear last.


5081. The Abe Burrows Show. July 9, 1947. CBS net, KNX, Los Angeles aircheck. Sustaining. Abe's usually funny efforts include, "I Bet You're Sorry Now Tokyo Rose." The program is also described as an audition. See cat. #89070 for a similar broadcast. Abe Burrows, The Slim Gaillard Trio, The Milton DeLugg Trio. 15:19. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

89070. The Abe Burrows Show. July 26, 1947. CBS net. Sustaining. The first show of the series. Abe sings, "I'll Bet You're Sorry Now, Tokyo Rose," "The Girl With The Three Blue Eyes," a movie travelogue. See cat. #5081 for an audition recording of this program. Abe Burrows, The Milton DeLugg Quartet. 14:42. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

5082. The Abe Burrows Show. August 2, 1947. CBS net. Sustaining. Abe sings, "Boulder Dam," "I Said Hello," "The Rock and The Rose," Abe Burrows, The Milton DeLugg Quartet, Mark McIntire, Artie Bernstein, Vince Terry. 14:34. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

5080. The Abe Burrows Show. August 16, 1947. CBS net. Sustaining. Abe mentions that, "I'm the summer replacement for fifteen minutes of dead air!" The first tune is, "Click, Click, Click (You're Playing Ping Pong With My Heart)." Abe also sings, "I'm Gonna Go Back East To The West." The program's guest is harpist Robert Maxwell, who helps with the story of, "Herman, The Harp." Abe mentions that he has a song about, "Minnie The Maidmer" (it's the top half that looks like a fish)! Robert Maxwell, Abe Burrows. 14:19. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

5083. The Abe Burrows Show. August 23, 1947. CBS net. Sustaining. Abe starts with a "torch" song called, "You Ate Up A Hunk Of My Heart." Guest Frank Loesser and Abe work over disc jockeys, pop songs, and other topics. Frank sings, "Bloop, Bleep." Frank Loesser, Abe Burrows. 14:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

22776. The Abe Burrows Show. October 4, 1947. CBS net, KNX, Los Angeles rebroadcast. Sustaining. The program originates from New York City. The first tune is, "My Girl Is Crazy About Me," a Los Angeles travelogue (very funny!). Abe Burrows, The Milton DeLugg Quartet. 14:. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

22777. The Abe Burrows Show. October 11, 1947. CBS net, KNX, Los Angeles rebroadcast. Sustaining. Abe sings the Duffy's Tavern song ("Leave Us Face It, We're In Love") that he wrote while working on the show. Abe's Columbus Day song is called, "I Discovered You." Abe is a daytime radio philosopher and sings, "No Matter." Abe Burrows, The Milton DeLugg Quartet. 14:45. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

4029. The Abe Burrows Show. November 8, 1947. CBS net. Sustaining. 10:30 P. M. The first tune is, "The Girl With The Three Blue Eyes." He also sings, "My Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat." Abe describes a movie called, "The Big Pot Roast Of 1947." Abe Burrows, The Milton DeLugg Quartet. 14:40. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

4030. The Abe Burrows Show. December 6, 1947. CBS net. Sustaining. The first tune is a waltz called, "After," followed by a very funny Mexican song. "The Abe Burrow Radio Stock Company" (which consists of Abe) performs, "A Saga Of America." Abe Burrows, The Milton DeLugg Quartet. 14:16. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

8081. The Abe Burrows Show. May 22, 1948. CBS net. Sponsored by: Listerine Toothpaste, Listerine Shave Cream. "I'm going on the air now while Dewey and Stassen are resting." Abe sings, "Sweet Little Foolish Memories." Abe performs his operetta, "The Purple Phantom." Abe Burrows, The Milton DeLugg Quartet, Bob Lemond (announcer). 14:33. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

89073. The Abe Burrows Show. June 12, 1948. CBS net. Sponsored by: Listerine Toothpaste. Abe sings his operetta, "The Duke Of Dittindorfen." Abe Burrows, The Milton DeLugg Quartet, Mary Jane Croft, Hans Conried, Bob Lemond (announcer). 14:31. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

10303. The Abe Burrows Show. June 26, 1948. CBS net. Sponsored by: Listerine Toothpaste and Shave Cream. The last show of the series. The first tune is, "All Of Me." Abe lectures on, "Economics." Abe sings, "Keep Singing, Keep Dancing" and, "The Girl With Three Blue Eyes." Abe Burrows, The Milton DeLugg Quartet, Bob Lemond (announcer). 14:29. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

Report contains 12 programs.